Jason Worilds

Date of Birth
Mar 02, 1988
Virginia Tech
262 lbs

Jason Worilds


Jason Worilds is a linebacker for the Pittsburgh Steelers. In four seasons playing with the Steelers he has recorded 18 sacks.

Early Life

Worilds was born on March 3, 1988 in Rahway, New Jersey. He attended Carteret High School where he played fullback and as a defensive lineman. He became the first player in school history to receive All-State honors in consecutive years. Rivals.com had Worilds as the seventh best defensive end in the country.

Virginia Tech Hokies

The beginning of Worilds collegiate career was hampered by injuries. He had a medical redshirt year in 2006 by choosing to have season-ending shoulder surgery. In the following year he played through a high-ankle sprain. In his final two years he racked up tackles on the defensive line. His junior year was his most productive wh...